• Matthew 12:38-40
    Then some of the scribes and Pharisees answered, saying, "Teacher, we want to see a sign from You." But He answered and said to them, "An evil and adulterous generation seeks after a sign, and no sign will be given to it except the sign of the prophet Jonah. For as Jonah was three days and three nights in the belly of the great fish, so will the Son of Man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.
     
  • Luke 23:54
    That day was the Preparation, and the Sabbath drew near.
     
  • Exodus 20:8
    "Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.
     
  • Matthew 27:57
    Now when evening had come, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who himself had also become a disciple of Jesus.
     
  • Matthew 27:62-66
    On the next day, which followed the Day of Preparation, the chief priests and Pharisees gathered together to Pilate, saying, “Sir, we remember, while He was still alive, how that deceiver said, ‘After three days I will rise.’ Therefore command that the tomb be made secure until the third day, lest His disciples come by night and steal Him away, and say to the people, ‘He has risen from the dead.’ So the last deception will be worse than the first.” Pilate said to them, “You have a guard; go your way, make it as secure as you know how.” So they went and made the tomb secure, sealing the stone and setting the guard.
     
  • Matthew 28:6
    He is not here; for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.
     
  • Mark 15:42
    Now when evening had come, because it was the Preparation Day, that is, the day before the Sabbath,
     
  • Mark 16:1
    Now when the Sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, that they might come and anoint Him.
     
  • Luke 23:56
    Then they returned and prepared spices and fragrant oils. And they rested on the Sabbath according to the commandment.
     
  • John 2:19
    Jesus answered and said to them, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up."
     
  • John 11:9
    Jesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours in the day? If anyone walks in the day, he does not stumble, because he sees the light of this world.
     
  • John 19:14
    Now it was the Preparation Day of the Passover, and about the sixth hour. And he said to the Jews, “Behold your King!”
     
  • John 19:31
    Therefore, because it was the Preparation Day, that the bodies should not remain on the cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a high day), the Jews asked Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.
     
  • John 19:42
    So there they laid Jesus, because of the Jews’ Preparation Day, for the tomb was nearby.